Nancy an Asian elephant at Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus

 ☨ ♀ Nancy  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
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Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead date: 1913-04-00
Death reason: accident: in the Floods in Peru, Indiana
Present / last location:Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
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1907-00-00Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
from Carl Hagenbecks Wild Animal Circus
Carl Hagenbecks Wild Animal Circus 1906-00-00
from Hagenbeck Animal Show at St. Louis Worlds Fair
Hagenbeck Animal Show at St. Louis Worlds Fair
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

Document updated2013-04-18: text
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† Nancy is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus, in United States, of accident in 1913-04-00. Official death reason described as in the Floods in Peru, Indiana. (see detailed list).


Nancy was born wild .

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Records about Nancy from Bob Cline
Female Asian 1906 - Carl Hagenbeck Wild Animal Shows
1906 - sold to Ben Wallace in the fall
1907 to 1913 - Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
Died - April 1913 in the Floods in Peru, IND.

Records about Nancy from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at
Jumb's carcass was found down the lane by the bridge. Nancy and Trilby were discovered by the cook house door.William Buckles Woodcock

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Nancy, an Asian at Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 March 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.


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